The Siliguri sub-division of West Bengal recently got its official website and thus became the first sub-division in West Bengal to have an official web address.
The website ~ www.siliguri.gov.in ~ developed by the National Informatics Centre of the Union Ministry of Communications and IT, will soon be upgraded to a dynamic website, containing almost A-Z information pertaining to the civil administration and other utility services in Siliguri sub-division. The website also comprises of a host of information ranging from the sub-division's electoral details to transport information, hospital phone numbers to doctor contacts.
The website also comprises of pages dedicated to each of the four development blocks in the sub-division, viz. ~ Matigara, Phansidewa, Naxalbari and Khoribari where one can get the name and contact details of the block officials, voter details and trivia of educational institutions in the block. Further the website also provides hyperlinks to various important government websites, airlines and the railways.
Moreover, a dedicated POP3 email ID is provided there with the help of which a citizen can lodge grievances related to any government offices within the sub-division.